Holyhead Ferries


Retrieve Quote

Holyhead Ferries - Prices from £80

Book a ferry to Holyhead with AFerry. Ferries to Holyhead, in Wales, are available from Ireland. You can take a ferry to Holyhead from Dublin.

Holyhead Ferry Companies

Ferries to and from Holyhead are operated by Irish Ferries and Stena Line. Because 2 ferry companies operate in and out of Holyhead, comparing can be very useful to help you find the best price at the best time for you. When you search for a ferry to Holyhead, we will always show a range of times just in case it's cheaper earlier or later than the time you select. We'll also show you results for similar ports like Liverpool to help you find the best times and prices to suit your plans.

Holyhead ferries with Irish Ferries and Stena Line are known for their comfort and high levels of service, and you will feel like your holiday has begun the moment you step on board. Travelling to Holyhead will be easy and hassle free. Start by making your booking today, it's quick and easy.

Holyhead Routes

Holyhead Special Offers

Take the car & the kids go free with Stena Line!

Take the car & the kids go free with Stena Line!
Travel up to 5 January 2020.
Kids go FREE on Economy and Flexi motorist fares. Available on the Belfast-Cairnryan, Belfast-Liverpool, Dublin-Holyhead and Rosslare-Fishguard routes. No offer code needed! Travel up to 5 January 2020. Must be booked 48 hours in advance of travel.

Terms and Conditions

Kids go Free with Irish Ferries

Kids go Free with Irish Ferries
Travel up to 18 December 2019.
Up to 7 kids go free when you bring the car to Ireland with Irish Ferries. Routes: Holyhead-Dublin and Pembroke-Rosslare. Children defined as aged up to 15 years old. Maximum 7 children per booking.

Terms and Conditions

  • Find Holyhead ferries with AFerry.co.uk
  • Safe and secure booking
  • Holyhead ferries from AFerry.co.uk

About Holyhead

Holyhead is the largest town on the island of Anglesey. However, Holyhead is actually on a linked smaller island - Holy Island - hence the name Holyhead. The town and port are easily reached by car by taking the A55.

Holyhead and Anglesey are dream destinations for lovers of the outdoors. Here you'll find world-class golf-courses, fishing, nature trails and stunning beaches. If you're thinking about spending some time here before or after your ferry journey, then you certainly should not hesitate.

Ferries to and from Holyhead

Irish Ferries operate a range of fast and conventional ferries on their routes, with extensive on board facilities for your comfort and enjoyment. Board facilities include free WiFi, a brasserie, cafe, shops, bars and two cinemas.

Stena Line ships have many facilities including lounges, play areas, shops, wi-fi access, bars, cafes and restaurants as well as a choice of comfortable en-suite cabins.

Holyhead Port

Holyhead Ferry Port is located in Anglesey, North Wales. It is a busy Ferry port with routes to Dublin and Dun Laoghaire in Ireland making it an important link for surface transport between England, Wales and Ireland. Archaeological evidence shows people have been sailing from Holyhead to Ireland for the past 4000 years.

Holyhead port facilities

Long term car parking facilities are available. The main car park is located a short distance from the Holyhead Ferry Terminal, but a free Park & Ride bus service operates around the ships arrival and departure times. Payment can be made in cash or by card via one of the machines in the car park.

A short Term car park is available outside the main terminal building for dropping off and picking up passengers. The length of stay is restricted to 20 minutes and is free of charge.

Cars are parked at owner's risk. The car parks are patrolled and have CCTV coverage.

Getting to Holyhead

Holyhead Ferry Port is located near to Holyhead Town Centre, and is reached by following the A5 from the Midlands, or by the A55 from Chester. From there, Holyhead Ferry Port is well signposted.

There are frequent buses and coaches to Anglesey and Holyhead from England and Wales. National Express also offers a service to the Holyhead Ferry terminal.

The Holyhead train station is part of the main line making it easily accessible from the rest of the UK.

Special Offers - Terms and Conditions

Take the car & the kids go free with Stena Line!

All passenger vehicle types – excludes vans, freight, motorcycles and foot passengers. All sailings. Book At least 48 hours in advance of travel and by 23.00hrs, 24 August.

Kids go Free with Irish Ferries

Valid on Irish Sea routes up to 18 December 2018. Must be booked online and 48 hours in advance of travel. Children defined as aged up to 15 years old. Maximum 7 children per booking. New bookings only. Subject to availability. Excludes freight, bicycles and foot passengers including SailRail. Not applicable for landbridge, inclusive holiday or any other third party arrangements.

4 out of 5 stars based on 463 reviews

Holyhead Map

View map

Port Addresses


  • 20 May 2019
    • Would much prefer Dun Laoghaire route. Enormous queue of lorries, making check in stressful

      Review by Anon

  • 16 May 2019
    S m k
    • Excellent service. Beautiful clean ferry and pleasant staff and surroundings.

      Review by Anon

  • 13 May 2019
    Stena Line
    • I had a very comfortable crossing with Stena line. The cabin was excellent with everything you could possibly need. Overall the staff everywhere were very polite and caring.

      Review by Clodiagh.

  • 12 May 2019
    Comfortable trip from Dublin to Holyhead
    • The ferry was beautiful and the staff were extremely polite and obliging. The cost of these ferry journeys have prevented me using this service more often.

      Review by NEIL THOMAS

  • 05 Apr 2019
    Not again
    • Not happy with service due to change of departure time was offered twenty five percent discount for next trip but that is the offer on anyway think it should of been free meal or a cabin

      Review by CATHERINE HART